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Are you a visually impaired Veteran interested in learning more about technology and adaptive software? Have you received a device, like an iPhone or iPad, from a Blind Rehab Center, but require more information on how to use it? Are you a visually impaired Veteran looking for a network of peers to assist you in determining if updating your device is the right choice? If you answered yes, or simply are interested in learning more about assistive technologies for blinded Veterans, the Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides and Tutorials podcast will assist you. Developed by blinded Veterans aiding our fellow peers adapt to sight loss, Blind Vet Tech focuses on iPHones, iPads, computers, other smart phones, and different technologies Veterans might receive to increase their independence.

Are you a visually impaired Veteran interested in learning more about technology and adaptive software? Have you received a device, like an iPhone or iPad, from a Blind Rehab Center, but require more information on how to use it? Are you a visually impaired Veteran looking for a network of peers to assist you in determining if updating your device is the right choice? If you answered yes, or simply are interested in learning more about assistive technologies for blinded Veterans, the Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides and Tutorials podcast will assist you. Developed by blinded Veterans aiding our fellow peers adapt to sight loss, Blind Vet Tech focuses on iPHones, iPads, computers, other smart phones, and different technologies Veterans might receive to increase their independence.
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United States

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Are you a visually impaired Veteran interested in learning more about technology and adaptive software? Have you received a device, like an iPhone or iPad, from a Blind Rehab Center, but require more information on how to use it? Are you a visually impaired Veteran looking for a network of peers to assist you in determining if updating your device is the right choice? If you answered yes, or simply are interested in learning more about assistive technologies for blinded Veterans, the Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides and Tutorials podcast will assist you. Developed by blinded Veterans aiding our fellow peers adapt to sight loss, Blind Vet Tech focuses on iPHones, iPads, computers, other smart phones, and different technologies Veterans might receive to increase their independence.

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English

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(785) 330-3503


Episodes

Learn how to quickly connect to VA Video Connect through iOS

5/16/2019
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, we demonstrate how to connect to the VA Video Connect through iOS. Be sure to check out how to connect to VA Video Connect via your computer by clicking this link. VA Video Connect provides VA providers and Veterans a great way to connect […]

Duration:00:11:10

Learn how VA Video Connect offers Veterans an accessible method to connect with VA providers

5/16/2019
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, we demonstrate how to connect to the VA Video Connect through a web browser. If you use iOS devices, learn how to connect to VA Video Connect through the iOS app. VA Video Connect provides VA providers and Veterans a great way to connect […]

Duration:00:13:22

AfterShokz Trekz Air’s modest features may entice you to take the open ear plunge, and do not miss Aira’s Access April Lotto

4/20/2019
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, we demonstrate and review the AfterShokz Trekz Air. The Trekz Air builds upon the evolution of the open ear revolution with their first bone conduction headsets. Since then, AfterShokz establish several bluetooth models that wavered in comfort and style. The Air attempts to resolve […]

Duration:00:15:46

Super Awesome Sneak Peak into Circus Masters Revenge Audio Game by Mental Vision

4/3/2019
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, Joe Quirk of Mental Vision provides a behind the scenes look at developing the audio game , Circus Masters Revenge and his other projects. Circus Masters Revenge is an immersive audio game in line with Audio Defense that fully captures your imagination through extremely […]

Duration:01:11:37

Going Behind the Scenes with Steve Baskis of Baskis 360

3/8/2019
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, Steve Baskis from Baskis 360 joins us for a behind the scenes look at his studio. Baskis 360 is the latest endeavor from the founder of Blind Endeavors where he engages with hist guests on a variety of topics like research, politics, disability issues, […]

Duration:00:34:26

Cash Reader is the only currency recognition app you will ever need

2/21/2019
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, we demonstrate and review Cash Reader. Cash Reader is a basic yet powerful app to recognize currencies from around the world. The app provides a 14 day free trial upon first opening the app. After the trial ends, you will either be limited to […]

Duration:00:33:52

Let Trainer Road empower your smart trainingf for fitness goals through this Voice Over walkthrough

2/20/2019
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, we embark upon the new topic of health and fitness by discussing and demonstrating how to use Trainer Road. Indoor cycling is a fantastic method for all individuals to achieve their fitness goals. At the most basic level, an indoor bike, trainer with a […]

Duration:00:52:01

3 Amazing iOS Tricks to Show Off Blind Tech Skills to the Sighted

2/8/2019
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, we demonstrate 3 amazing tricks to show off blind tech skills. A recent Twitter post brought the sighted community down on a visually impaired individual for using their iPhone. The reaction stems from ignorance related to the skills we possess as blind tech users. […]

Duration:00:41:32

Alexa’s 3 commands to control Audible’s audiobook playback speed

1/16/2019
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, we demonstrate Alexa’3 simple commands to change playback speed of Audible audiobooks. Audible’s recent announcement on how to alter playback speeds of audiobooks is a feature users clamored for years. After all Audible’s apps offered this option for a long time, and we welcome […]

Duration:00:04:06

Reviewing OCR Capabilities of Microsoft Seeing AI Versus Aira’s Chloe

1/15/2019
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, we demonstrate and review the OCR capabilities of Microsoft Seeing AI and Aira’s Chloe. Seeing AI’s OCR ease of use and OCR efficiency makes it the gold standard which to compare other OCR solutions. I would even say that Seeing AI is more advance […]

Duration:00:18:35

Expand Alexa’s awesomeness by adding Apple Music

12/15/2018
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Apple Music is coming to an Amazon Alexa device near you. Combining the two biggest names in the delivery of streaming music simply makes sense for both parties.Apple wins by retaining Apple Music customers who are not sold on the HomePod and enticing new subscribers who own Apple devices minus Alexa enabled smart speakers. For […]

Duration:00:11:32

Safeguard your Heart’s health through Apple Watch’s ECG

12/10/2018
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast we set up iOS 12.1.1 new heart monitoring features and the Apple Watch’s Electrocardiogram (ECG.) The ECG is a unique feature of the Apple Watch Series 4 that detects potential signs of atrial fibrillation (AFib). In order to set up your Apple Watch Series […]

Duration:00:15:49

Going Homeless on the iPhone X to control Siri, Accessibility Shortcuts, and much more

11/30/2018
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast we demonstrate how to preform some basic operations without the home button on an iPhone X. The Home Button acted as a security blanket for many blind and visually impaired individuals as its a semi-physical interface controlling so much. When the iPhone X surfaced, […]

Duration:00:34:29

Reviewing Accessibility and Universal Design Principals and Video Game Options with Jesse of the Illegally Sighted Youtube Channel

11/21/2018
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, Jesse from the Illegally Sighted Youtube channel joins us in a discussion about accessibility and universal design principals for blind computer users and video gamers. As mainstream companies integrate inclusive design strategies as a fundamental development principal, us blind consumers will actually have multiple […]

Duration:00:36:09

Quickly Correct Misspelt Words with iOS Voice Over’s Rotor

10/16/2018
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, we demonstrate how to quickly check and correct misspelt words with the Voice Over Rotor. Voice Over’s Rotor allows one to edit apps on the Home Screen to selecting, copying, and pasting text with the edit option. The Voice Over Rotor’s Misspell Words feature […]

Duration:00:24:40

Do not let blindness prevent you from voting by knowing these options

10/2/2018
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News, and Reviews podcast learn about the different voting options available for us blind and visually impaired voters. We also demonstrate the Electoral Services and Software Express Vote. It is our hope that by knowing the available options and accommodations, more of our fellow blind and visually impaired […]

Duration:00:19:42

Reviewing the Apple Watch Series 4: It fits my goals nicely, but does it fit yours?

9/27/2018
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, we review and demonstrate the Apple Watch Series 4 and WatchOS 5. The Apple Watch Series 4 is the first major update to the Watch product line. As an early adopter of the Generation 1/Series 0, I loved the universal design principals with Voice […]

Duration:00:25:45

Blind Vet Tech’s News Update with Bill Boules serving the latest info on Apple’s releases, Microsoft’s Windows 10 update, and the role of tech in our lives

9/17/2018
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Welcome to September’s News update. Bill Boules of BlindRehab.Com and the producer of the Field of Vision podcast joined Tim in discussing the latest news from Apple’s announcements during the Apple Event, our expectations related to operating system updates, and our thoughts on the future for tech in our lives. Blind Vet Tech Teleconferences If […]

Duration:00:40:25

Use Aira for Free with Guest Access at the Blinded Veterans Association’s National Convention

8/7/2018
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, we demonstrate how to use Aira’s Guest Access Program. Aira is a service that uses a combination of your smart phone, pair of smart glasses, or a computer to securely connect to a highly trained, professional agent to provide instant access to explore your […]

Duration:00:14:40

Sonos One quick review and how to use its controls

7/25/2018
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In this Blind Vet Tech Quick Guides, News and Reviews podcast, we review and describe the Sonos One smart speaker. The Sonos One combines the power of Alexa’s digital assistance with Airplay 2 integration for streaming audio from all Apple devices and sound quality rivaling the HomePod. Additionally one may pair Sonos speakers together for […]

Duration:00:11:51